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Couples

Engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements

Engagement

Davis

Clayton Davis and Katrina Teske

Gary and Linda Teske, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katrina Marie Teske, Batavia, Ill., to Clayton Elliott Davis, Topeka, son of Ron Davis and Roxanne Emmert-Davis, Topeka.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of Great Bend High School. She received bachelor's degrees in Spanish language and literature and magazine journalism from Kansas University.

The future groom is a graduate of Shawnee Heights High School. He attended the Kansas City Art Institute's Foundation program and is a student at KU.

The couple plan a May 21 wedding at Berryton Square, outside of Topeka.

Engagement

Supancic

Dennis Supancic Jr. and Elizabeth Moore

Garry and Virginia Moore, Olathe, and Dennis and Sheila Supancic, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Elizabeth Bronwen Moore, Olathe, and Dennis Joseph Supancic Jr., Lawrence.

The bride-to-be is a 1999 graduate of Olathe South High School. She received an associate's degree in nursing in 2004 from Johnson County Community College. She is a registered nurse at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

The future groom is a 1998 graduate of Baldwin High School. He earned an associate's degree in nursing from Johnson County Community College in 2004. He is a registered nurse at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

The couple plan a Sept. 30 wedding at Kansas University's student union.

Engagement

Rhind

Marci VerBrugge and Scott Rhind

Jan VerBrugge, Manhattan, announces the engagement of his daughter, Marci Janelle VerBrugge, also the daughter of the late Bonnie VerBrugge, to Scott David Rhind, son of the Rev. Janet Rhind, Prairie Village, and David and Darla Rhind, Leland, N.C.

The bride-to-be is a Kansas State University graduate. She is employed by Sprint. The future groom is a Drake University graduate. He is employed by Lockton Benefit Co.

The couple plan a May 14 wedding at First United Methodist Church in Lawrence.

Engagement

Ballard

Brett Ballard and Kelly Temple

Debra Temple, Lawrence, and George Temple, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Miles Temple, to Brett Lee Ballard, son of Barbara and Larry Ballard, Hutchinson.

The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Kansas University with a bachelor's degree in business administration. She is employed at the Lawrence Athletic Club.

The future groom is a 2003 graduate of KU with a degree in education. He is pursuing a master's degree while employed as an administrative assistant with the KU men's basketball team.

The couple plan an Aug. 20 wedding in Lawrence.

Engagement

Crouch

Jeff Crouch and Ashley Tarman

Galen and Susan Tarman, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Tarman, Overland Park, to Jeff Crouch, Overland Park, son of Bill Crouch, Overland Park, and Sharon Adams, Louisburg.

The bride-to-be is a 1997 graduate of Lawrence High School. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in industrial design in 2002 from Kansas University, where she is working on a Master of Business Administration degree. She is an industrial designer for Infusion Design Inc.

The groom is a 1996 graduate of Blue Valley Northwest High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering in 2000 from KU, where he is working on a Master of Science degree in environmental engineering. He is a project engineer for Sterling Deaerator.

The couple plan a June 25 wedding in Prairie Village.

Engagement

Wilmes

Kiersten Gens and Aaron Wilmes

Robert and Janet Gens, Massillon, Ohio, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kiersten Lynn Gens to Aaron Rylee Matthew Wilmes, son of Duane and Cheryl Wilmes, Lawrence.

The bride-to-be is a 1993 graduate of Summerville High School in Summerville, S.C. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial management from Clemson University. She is the continuous improvement strategist at the Hallmark plant in Lawrence. She is a member of Leadership Lawrence.

The future groom is a 1993 graduate of Lawrence High School. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in human biology from Kansas University and a doctorate of optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tenn. He is employed with Dr. Matt Lowenstein & Associates, Lawrence, and Railsback Family Eyecare, Neodesha.

The couple plan a Nov. 12 wedding at Corpus Christi Church in Lawrence.

Engagement

Shoemaker

John Shoemaker and Kelli Springs

Kenneth and Bernadette Springs, St. Joseph, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelli Lynn Springs, to John Michael Shoemaker.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of Lafayette High School. She received a degree in business management from MidAmerica Nazarene University. She is a paralegal with Polsinelli Shalton Welte Suelthaus.

The future groom is a graduate of Hayden High School, Kansas University and Washburn University Law School. He is an attorney with the Kansas Insurance Department.

The couple plan a Nov. 12 wedding in Lawrence.

Engagement

Roberson

Shannon Kirk and Matthew Roberson

Shannon Lelain Kirk, Keller, Texas, and Matthew C. Roberson, Del Rio, Texas, announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dan and Janie Kirk, Keller, Texas.

She is a 1989 Lawrence High School graduate. She attended Kansas University and graduated from Wichita State University. She is an archaeologist assistant.

The future groom is the son of George Roberson and Elaine Free, Trophy Club, Texas, and Peggy Roberson, Savannah, Ga.

He is a 1991 graduate of Southwest High School, Fort Worth, Texas. He attended Texas Tech University. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard. He graduated from Federal Law Enforcement School in Brunswick, Ga. He is a law enforcement ranger with the National Park Service in Del Rio, Texas.

The couple plan a May 14 wedding in Luckenbach, Texas.

Engagement

Gariglietti

John Gariglietti and Mary Rowden

Paul and Carolyn Rowden, Wichita, and The Honorable John and Eunice Gariglietti, Pittsburg, announce the engagement of their children, Mary Elizabeth Rowden, Lawrence, and John Bentley Gariglietti, Lawrence.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of Bishop Carroll Catholic High School, Wichita. She received a bachelor's degree in journalism from Kansas University. She is a hearing consultant at the Miracle Ear Hearing Centers in Lawrence and Topeka.

The future groom is a Pittsburg High School graduate. He received a bachelor's degree in business from KU. He is a long-term care insurance specialist with Genworth Financial in Lawrence, Topeka and Kansas City.

The couple plan a July 2 wedding at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence.